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When asked about the experience of revelation Muhammad reported, "sometimes it is revealed like the ringing of a bell.

This form of inspiration is the hardest of them all and then it passes off after I have grasped what is inspired.

Millions of people have memorized the entire Quran in its original Arabic.

This fact, taken in the context of 7th-century Arabia, was not an extraordinary feat.

According to Professor Francis Edward Peters what was done to the Quran in the process seems to have been extremely conservative and the content was formed in a mechanical fashion as to avoid redactional bias.